Sports

Shea defeats SRA in State Final Four

SOUTH KINGSTOWN – In a tight race with just over 11 minutes remaining last Saturday night, the Shea High School boys’ varsity basketball team pulled ahead of St. Raphael Academy and never looked back... more

Diamond Hill Park is perfect F.I.T. for obstacle course race

F.I.T. Challenge VIII welcomes Northeast region back to Cumberland on April 8
CUMBERLAND – For a growing company that was named the “Best Small Race Series” and received three runner-up honors last year by internationally-known Mud Run Guide, Robb McCoy and his F.I.T. (... more

Ricci girls’ hoop team celebrates division title

Capital Division champions post 10-2 regular-season mark
NORTH PROVIDENCE – David Maggiacomo had no idea what to expect from the Ricci Middle School girls’ basketball team when he took over the head coaching job this winter. “I was thinking somewhere... more

Shea comes up short to Hendricken in State Championship

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SOUTH KINGSTOWN – They tried to be the Cinderella story but ran out of steam in the second half of Sunday night’s Boys’ Basketball State Tournament Championship game as the Shea Raiders ultimately... more

Have hockey, will travel

North Smithfield’s Sherman helps German women’s team capture championship in first season overseas
NORTH SMITHFIELD – Cassandra Sherman is living the dream. The 22-year-old North Smithfield native, who joined the Düsseldorfer EG women’s hockey team in Düsseldorf, Germany this winter after an... more

Meehan kicks off pro career with NWSL’s Sky Blue FC

GLOCESTER – After graduating from Boston College in December 2016 with an Economics degree and an MBA in Finance, Glocester native McKenzie Meehan was drafted in the fourth round of the National... more

VIDEOS: Phys ed teacher hopes his basketball wizardry can raise money for Shea’s athletic facilities

PAWTUCKET – Peter Mollo has been around basketball all his life, but a few years ago, he discovered a knack for trick shots that he hopes to spin into a major fundraising effort for Shea High School... more

Women’s Softball League offers online registrations

NORTH SMITHFIELD – The North Smithfield Women’s Softball League is currently holding online registrations for the upcoming season until Saturday, April 1. This is an over-18 non-competitive league... more

Woonsocket LL continues Instructional, T-Ball, Jr., Sr. Division registrations

WOONSOCKET – The Woonsocket Little League is continuing its online registrations for its T-Ball, Instructional, Junior, and Senior Divisions and asking interested players to visit www.... more

Run the Reservoir 15K and 5K takes place Saturday

NORTH SCITUATE – Signups are underway for the 10th annual Run The Reservoir 15K and 5K, which will be held on Saturday, March 25, at 9 a.m. at the North Scituate Community House on 546 West... more

Veteran Golfers group seeks members for circuit

CHEPACHET – The Veteran Golfers Association is currently looking for new members to compete on its New England circuit this year, and anyone who has served or is currently serving in the armed forces... more

Deadline to register for summer volleyball league is Friday

NORTH SMITHFIELD – Information for the Gator’s Pub Adult Summer Volleyball League is now online at www.gatorspubvolleyball.com, as the league is again offering CoEd, Any 4’s, Men’s, and Women’s... more

Smithfield Recreation Dept. seeks players for summer tennis league

SMITHFIELD – The Smithfield Recreation Department is again sponsoring its summer tennis league for Smithfield residents and non-residents ages 18 and over, which will begin league play on Tuesday,... more

Ricci wrestlers repeat as league champs

Victory over Birchwood in Mayor’s Cup finale gives Eagles Cael Sanderson regular-season title
NORTH PROVIDENCE – The competition appeared to be a lot tougher during the dual-meet season, but the Ricci Middle School wrestling team managed to repeat as division champions this winter by... more